June 18, 2021
Sidney's Picks: Critical Astroturf Theory and Lab Leak Follies
Aleeda Crawley, Creative Commons.
The Best of the Week’s News:
- Rat traps and claptrap: How right wing groups are astroturfing a moral panic over Critical Race Theory (NBC)
- Amazon tracks every minute of every worker’s day, but Amazon HR is chaos. (NYT)
- The New Yorker Union reaches a deal with Condé Nast, averting a strike. (NYT)
- The evidence-free rehabilitation of “lab leak theories” of COVD. (LA Times)
- Rights not rites: A toxic work environment shouldn’t be a rite of passage
- Canadian Hillman-winners Kenneth Jackson and Cullen Crozier of APTN win the prestigious Michener Award.